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PE 1670: Adirondack Canoe Camping - Fall Break

Canoeing on a lake

Experience the Adirondacks at their finest during Fall Break. Encounter first hand what makes this place so spectacular: magnificent mountain landscapes scattered with changing fall colors, numerous lakes and waterways to paddle, starry skies to camp out under and the call of loons as they echo across the lakes. Your instructors will teach you the skills you will need to have an enjoyable canoe camping experience including paddling technique, portaging (carrying boats & gear between lakes), navigation, backcountry cooking, and various other canoe camping skills.

Details

Course Fee

Students: $445*
Community: $555
CU Faculty/Staff: $490

*50% discount to students who are in need of a PE credit

Fee Notes

All paddling equipment and discounted basic camping gear.

Attendance

Participation in all class sessions is required in order to receive PE credit.

Prerequisites

Recreational swimmer

Drop Deadline

September 3rd

Enrollment

Links

Syllabus
Equipment List
Medical Form

Section 1 Schedule

Day

Date

Time

Tuesday 9/28/21 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday 10/2/21 10:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday 10/5/21 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Sat-Tue 10/9-10/12/21 8:00am to 8:00pm
Section 2 Schedule

Day

Date

Time

Thursday 9/30/21 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Sunday 10/3/21 10:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday 10/7/21 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Sat-Tue 10/9-10/12/21 8:00pm to 8:00pm